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Experts urge transparency, independence for PMI’s foundation

25th November 2017 | Regulatory briefing |

Europe
North America
United Kingdom
United States
World
Companies
Public Health and Medicine
Regulatory briefing

Foundation for a Smoke-Free World, the controversial research endowment fund initially endowed for $1bn by Philip Morris International (PMI), has committed to instituting “almost all” good-governance suggestions put to it by harm reduction experts.

Poland considering lower e-liquid tax proposal

24th October 2017 | Regulatory briefing |

Europe
Poland
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing

A proposed lower tax rate for e-liquids is not getting a positive reception among Poland’s e-cig industry, with manufacturers continuing to claim that if the proposal is passed it will destroy the vaping industry.

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UK advertising bodies consider allowing e-cig health claims

15th September 2017 | Regulatory briefing |

Europe
United Kingdom
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing

The UK bodies in charge of advertising regulatory code have put forward a yes/no consultation on proposals to loosen restrictions on e-cigarette health claims in advertisements.